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Apr 21, 2009 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. Hams provide emergency communications as the City of Oahu looses power. 02. Hams in Oregon and the northwest stay on duty as major winter storms hit the area. 03. Amateur radio gets ready to celebrate the legacy of radio hero Jack Binns. 04. Al Waller K3TKJ, retires from QSL.Net and passes the web baton. 05. A leap second is added to end the year 2008. 06. China/Hong Kong cracks down on illegal citizens radio service operators. 07....
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Apr 21, 2009 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #206 for the week beginning January 04, 2009, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access Thought" with Bill Baran, N2FNH takes a look at a really unusual radio station. "The Big Seven" is featured...
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Apr 20, 2009 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Merry Christmas! This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #205 for the week beginning December 27, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. TWiTs Leo Laporte will have all the latest technology news effecting you , your shack computers, the internet, and a lot more! This Week in Amateur Radio International is distributed in full stereo. The program is available in both a...
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Apr 20, 2009 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. Hams provide communications as 911 service goes off line in Oregon ice and snow storms. 02. Hams are the eyes for the Nevada National Weather Service as high winds damage local doppler radar systems. 03. Wireless PC headphones with talk-back channel interfere with two meters. System uses 147.00 as talk back channel. 04. The FCC approves a translator Digital Television Signal "Fill-In" service. 05. The FCC calls on the...
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Apr 20, 2009 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. A restrictive zoning ordinance is proposed in Palmdale, California prior to a amateurs antenna/tower court case date. 02. Congressional committee members release a report lambasting FCC Chairman Martin. 03. The City of San Diego proposes antenna height restrictions city-wide. 04. The FCC calls on americas hams to assist in the digital television transition next year. 05. The FCC passes analog television extension for vital...
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Apr 20, 2009 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. ARISS celebrates 25 years of amateur radio in space with special event. 02. ARISS International Education Week celebration ends with ground QSO's. 03. Federal regulators hang up on the cell tower back up power issue. 04. A new European 40 meter band plan will be going into effect soon. 05. A think tank proposes moving the entire AM broadcast band. 06. The FCC issues fine for jamming school bus communications. 07. The FCC issues a...
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Apr 20, 2009 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #204 for the week beginning December 21, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access Christmas" with Bill Baran, N2FNH, features "A Hams Christmas" read by W2XOY. Our very own amateur radio...
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Apr 20, 2009 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International is proud to be officially archived for posterity on "The Internet Archive" www.archive.org. TWIARi is also distributed on geostationary satellite via the Access America and Sky Scanner Satellite Radio Networks. Consult the networks web page for air dates and times. Our all volunteer staff and crew hope you enjoy our program. Please let us know if you do! For an official This Week in Amateur Radio QSL Card, (with asteroids!) Send an email to our...
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Mar 2, 2009 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #203 for the week beginning December 14, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: The Random Access Thought! TWiTs Leo Laporte will have all the latest technology news effecting you , your shack computers, the internet, and a...
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Mar 2, 2009 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #202 for the week beginning December 07, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: A double play of The Random Access Thought! Firts up is our second week of amateur radio holiday specials as we join Shannon Radigan, N0JAM with...
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Feb 18, 2009 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. ARRL President Emeritus George Wilson, W4OYI, becomes a silent key. 02. International Amateur Radio Union Region One meets in Croatia. 03. CQ editorial is critical of FCC's lack of amateur radio enforcement. 04. Select Canadian amateurs get privileges for 500 kilohertz band. 05. Congress working on Analog Television Extension Bill and Border Analog television extension bill. 06. Amateur repeaters in New South Wales Australia may...
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Feb 18, 2009 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. CQ Magazine editorial calls on the FCC to resume amateur radio enforcement 02. Canadian amateurs receive limited privileges at 500 kilohertz. 03. ARRL Delta Division gets new leadership-Great Lakes division remains unchanged. 04. Amateurs respond to the California fire storms. SPECIAL PACKAGE 05. Hawaii switches to digital television in January to save wild bird. 06. California amateurs participate in world largest emergency...
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Feb 18, 2009 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #201 for the week beginning November 30, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: This week we begin our amateur radio holiday specials with the first of several Random Access Christmas episodes. This week, we join our...
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Feb 18, 2009 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #200 for the week beginning November 23rd has been released. The program will be available at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast- RSS subscription later today. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access Thought" with Bill Baran, N2FNH. This week, "Cigman" takes us underground to the audio storage facility of...
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Feb 13, 2009 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. ARRL Executive Committee issues Mobile Amateur Radio Policy Statement. 02. A California judge rules in amateurs favor in controversial antenna support structure case in the City of Palmdale. 03. ARRL National Convention to be held concurrent with ARRL Expo at Dayton HamVention 2009. 04. Congress passes bill to delay the transition to digital television until June 12, 2009. Stations need to notify FCC if switching on February 17th....
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Feb 9, 2009 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. IBM teams up with BPL providers to offer services in seven states. 02. Changes at the FCC are very likely under the Obama administration. 03. The ARRL announces VEC exam fee increase, while W5YI holds the line. 04. CQ Communications acquires World Radio magazine. 05. This Week in Amateur Radio Staff thanks all veterans. 06. Space Shuttle Endeavour blasts off with new living quarters for the International Space Station. A kitchen,...
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Feb 9, 2009 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #199 for the week beginning November 8, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access Thought" with Bill Baran, N2FNH takes us to "Zoom Into Technology Day" at the Schenectady Museum in upstate...
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Dec 6, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #198 for the week beginning November 8, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access Thought" with Bill Baran, N2FNH takes a look at easy listening radio. That's radio that is easy to listen to! Our own...
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Dec 6, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. A California jury recommends the death penalty for killer of amateur radio couple, KD7VWK and KD7VWJ. 02. Ontario Canada hands-fress cellphone law is on hold pending exemptions for amateur radio operators. 03. Mike Durroughs "Save Delano VOA" effort sparks YouTube tribute video 04. The FCC approves wireless devices in digital television channel white spaces. 05. The first Hawaii to U.S. mainland packet QSO record is...
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Dec 6, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. Ohio amateurs discover and fix "The Ditters" on the forty meter band. 02. Richard Garriot W5KWQ, says thank you to the worldwide amateur community. 03. Mike Dorrough, KO6NM, is trying to save the Voice of America transmitter site in Delano, California. 04. Amateurs in Ireland get new allocations at five megahertz. 05. Amateurs in Spain get new allocations at 1.8 and 70 megahertz. 06. Skywarn Recognition Day Simulated...
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Dec 6, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #197 for the week beginning November 2, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access Thought" with Bill Baran, N2FNH presents something from the TWIAR archives. A trip back to 1995 when Don Ecker,...
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Dec 6, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #196 for the week beginning October 26, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access Thought" with Bill Baran, N2FNH, takes a Halloween expedition to explore the worlds of Ouija boards. We will take a...
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Dec 6, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. The FCC amends WE2XRH experimental digital broadcasting license to exclude the amateur 40 meter band. 02. A California jury finds Skylar Deleon guilty of the murder of a ham radio couple at sea. 03. The next round of PAVE-PAWS radar interference mitigation begins. 04. Change the clocks. Back one hour next weekend. 05. The Expedition 17 crew returns to earth with Richard Garriot, W5KWQ. Expedition 18 takes over the space station....
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Dec 6, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #195 for the week beginning October 19, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access Thought" with Bill Baran, N2FNH presents something from the TWIAR archives. A trip back to 1995 when Don Ecker,...
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Dec 6, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #195 for the week beginning October 19, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access Thought" with Bill Baran, N2FNH presents something from the TWIAR archives. A trip back to 1995 when Don Ecker,...
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Dec 5, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. Pennsylvania becomes the 27th state to enact PRB-1 type legislation. 02. A Pennsylvania amateurs tower permit is appealed for the second time. 03. A hot air balloon accident in Albuquerque leaves an amateur seriously injured, and another non-ham dead. 04. Richard Garriot, W5KWQ, prepares to head to the Space Station. 05. The trial of accused ham radio couple murderer Sklar Deleon takes a strange twist as the trial gets underway in...
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Dec 5, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #193 for the week beginning October 12, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH presents Bill Continelli, W2XOY, as he looks at how much of a bargain todays radios are...
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Nov 23, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #193 for the week beginning October 04, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH presents Bill Continelli, W2XOY, as he looks back at his amateur radio elmers. Part...
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Nov 23, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #192 for the week beginning September 28, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH takes a look at the phenomenon of internet black holes. Part Two of a talk given at...
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Nov 23, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #191 for the week beginning September 21, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access Thought" with Bill Baran, N2FNH, takes a look at more of those things that don't play anymore... Dead Media.....
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Oct 27, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. Canadian and American amateurs provide a "Textbook Example" of amateur radio emergency communications. 02. Radio amateurs across the extreme northeast United States assist with weather and emergency communications during Hurricane Kyle. 03. Opening statements begin this week in the trial of accused ham radio couple murderer, Skyler Deleon. 04. Richard Garriot, W5KWQ, plans SSTV, and ARISS contacts during his stay as the...
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Oct 27, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. Hams in Texas and surrounding states active as Hurricane Ike came ashore. 02. Areas not directly in Ikes path were also affected by the storms. 03. WIAW/ARRL support Echolink communications during Hurricane Ike. 04. Hackers attack the web site of the Large Hadron Collider. 05. W3NYI in Pennsylvania wins his battle to keep his antenna and tower. 06. Brennan Price, N4QX, returns to the ARRL Headquarters staff. 07. The worlds first...
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Oct 27, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. Canadian and American amateurs provide a "Textbook Example" of amateur radio emergency communications. 02. Radio amateurs across the extreme northeast United States assist with weather and emergency communications during Hurricane Kyle. 03. Opening statements begin this week in the trial of accused ham radio couple murderer, Skyler Deleon. 04. Richard Garriot, W5KWQ, plans SSTV, and ARISS contacts during his stay as the...
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Sep 28, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #190 for the week beginning September 7, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH takes a look at an amateurs obsession with "time". Our very own amateur radio...
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Sep 28, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #189 for the week beginning September 7, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH takes a look at more of those clever amateur radio repeater ID's. Our very own eye on...
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Sep 28, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. Amateur radio covers the storms, hams get ready for Hanna and Ike. 02. Amateur radio operators were fully prepared for Hurricane Gustuv. 03. ARRL Ham Aid go-kits support amateur radio operators during storms. 04. ARMY Mars assists with Hurricane traffic for american soldiers in Iraq. 05. The American Red Cross clarifies its amateur radio policy. 06. Australia regulator proposes new amateur radio band plan. 07. Canada approves new...
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Sep 28, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #188 for the week beginning August 31, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access Thought" with Bill Baran, N2FNH, takes a look at a little known television station. We will take a trip back into...
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Sep 28, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. Popular Communications Senior Editor Tom Knietel, W4XAA, SK. 02. Hams respond and prepare for the coming and the wake of Hurricane Gustav 03. No protestors heard on the ham bands in Denver during the DNC, now all eyes turn towards the same in the Twin Cities for the Republican National Convention. 04. Ham radio licensing and on-air activities return to Bangladesh. 05. Canada adopts a brand new all mode supporting HF band plan. 06....
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Aug 31, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. Hams were ready when Hurricane Fay came ashore in Florida. 02. Georgian Amateur Radio Society claims hams in that country have ceased talking with hams in Russia. 03. Denver area amateurs are warned about unlicensed Democratic National Convention protestors taking to the air on amateur repeaters. 04. China continues to jam international shortwave during the Olympics. 05. The FCC votes not to allow wireless microphones in the 700...
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Aug 31, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #187 for the week beginning August 24, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access Thought" with Bill Baran, N2FNH, takes a look some old technology from the fifties called "StratoVision"....
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Aug 31, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. Nebraska amateur radio couple is murdered in their home. 02. The FCC is set to raise Vanity Call Sign fees. 03. A Tennessee town will not charge FCC field agents with impersonating police officers. 04. You can now work HF digital voice via Echolink, courtesy of AOR. 05. Ham radio testing and licensing returns to Bangladesh. 06. More on the FCC petition regarding sales and use of wireless microphones. 07. The FCC is currently...
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Aug 31, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #186 for the week beginning August 16, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access Thought" with Bill Baran, N2FNH, takes a look at more of those ever increasing Technology Complaints and Curious...
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Aug 31, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #185 for the week beginning August 10, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH takes a look at more of those clever amateur radio repeater ID's. Our very own amateur...
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Aug 31, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #184 for the week beginning August 03, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH takes a look at pirate radio operating in the VHF/UHF business bands. Our very own eye on...
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Aug 19, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #184 for the week beginning August 03, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH takes a look at pirate radio operating in the VHF/UHF business bands. Our very own eye on...
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Aug 18, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #183 for the week beginning July 27, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH takes a look at how some amateurs are using some very creative audio identifications on...
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Aug 18, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. Jammers plague repeater systems in the United Kingdom. 02. Station Manager of NN3SI explains the stations sudden shut down at the Smithsonian Museum. 03. The Govrenor of Oregon declares "Amateur Radio Week" in his state. 04. Operators of the popular QRZ.com web site say no more politcal discussion. 05. The ARRL Board of Directors names the 2007/2008 ARRL Award winners. 06. Special event stations operating from the Summer...
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Aug 18, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. Algeria removes 80/17 meters and VHF/UHF amateur allocations from use. 02. Sacramento Valley area hams respond when wildfires sweep across NoCal. 03. Radio Shack recalls two models of DC power supplies due to fire hazard. 04. The California Highway Patrol is asking for help in stopping copper theft. 05. A retrospective look back at the tenure of Riley Hollingsworth, K4ZDH. 06. W1AW/KL7 will be active from the Arctic Circle. 07....
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Aug 3, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #183 for the week beginning July 27, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH takes a look at how some amateurs are using some very creative audio identifications on...
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Aug 3, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. The amateur radio station at the Smithsonian is QRT after 32 years. 02. New Mexico amateurs repond to floods caused by Hurricane Dolly. 03. German radio manufacturer Hiberling ceases production much anticipated amateur transceiver. 04. HF digital voice programs are once again available for download on the net 05. Engineering group makes proposal to the FCC to move the entire AM broadcast band to vacated television channels five and...
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Aug 3, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. A Nevada amateur radio operator may sue after his towers are deemed illegal by the local government. 02. The ARRL Board of Directors meets in Conneticut to plan the future direction and functions of the league. 03. The FCC approves the merger of XM and Sirius with some conditions. 04. The Last HOPE hacker convention in New York City results in 42 new hams! 05. The VoIP net activates as Hurricane Dolly strikes the Texas coast. 06....
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Aug 3, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. Kansas amateur and his son are electrocuted while putting up ham antenna. 02. Pennsylvania town rescinds antenna permit to Pittsburgh area amateur. 03. ARRL Board of Directors holds second 2nd 2008 meeting in Windson, CT. 04. Court orders the FCC to reimburse the ARRL filing fees for BPL fight. 05. A new 70cm coordination agreement is reached with between amateurs and the military for mitigation of Pave Paws Radar interference. 06....
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Aug 3, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. Algeria removes 80/17 meters and VHF/UHF amateur allocations from use. 02. Sacramento Valley area hams respond when wildfires sweep across NoCal. 03. Radio Shack recalls two models of DC power supplies due to fire hazard. 04. The California Highway Patrol is asking for help in stopping copper theft. 05. A retrospective look back at the tenure of Riley Hollingsworth, K4ZDH. 06. W1AW/KL7 will be active from the Arctic Circle. 07....
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Aug 3, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #182 for the week begining July 20, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH asks hams the question, "Is the process more important than the results?" Our very...
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Aug 3, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #181 for the week begining July 13, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH takes a sideways look at todays technology. With Crasnov from Canarsie Wireless. We'll...
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Jul 21, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #180 for the week begining July 08, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH takes a look at Field Day 2008 at the Schenectady Museum ARC location. Our very own amateur...
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Jul 21, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. It's the end of an era as the FCC's Riley Hollingsworth retires. 02. The US Government recalls Radio Shack 13.8vdc power supplies. 03. The FCC proposes free internet access on a nationwide network. 04. Congressmen oppose the FCC's free internet access proposal. 05. Pennsylvania amateurs solve a perplexing RF interference problem. 06. The IARU HF World Championships are almost upon us. 07. The FCC fines a facilities operator for...
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Jul 21, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. There is strong support for Amateur Radio Week as field day takes place. 02. You can go long on shortwave this Field Day with 50,000 watts on WBCQ. 03. Amateur Radio Enforcement position is now open at the F.C.C. 04. Will this be a summer full of sporadic E skip? 05. New amateur radio web site supports Web 2.0 features. 06. The father of FM Stereo Multiplexing is now a silent key. 07. ESPN/NFL volunteer to test unlicensed white...
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Jul 20, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #179 for the week beginning June 29, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH takes us down to the N2FNH Tape Libraries for some historic amateur radio recordings Our...
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Jun 28, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. Hams respond to Iowa floods while the rain keeps falling in Indiana. 02. An un-named Oregon amateur uses his transmitter hunting skills and saves the Air Force a long costly search. 03. ARES members in California assist with communications for Santa Cruz fires 04. The California hands-free law will go into effect on July 1st. 05. A Florida amateur assists the Coast Guard in a sea rescue. 06. ARRL Field Day is next weekend. 07....
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Jun 28, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #178 for the week beginning June 22, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH takes a trip to a local Kids Day Special Event Station at the Schenectady Museum Amateur...
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Jun 20, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #177 for the week begining June 15, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH takes a look blogs. Blogs and amateur radio? Yep.. the crew at This Week in Amateur Radio...
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Jun 17, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. The military returns Morse Code to MARS operations and nets. 02. The FCC's WT3N says its time to get rid of all the paper repeater systems 03. Astronaut hams head into space to repair and add on to the ISS. 04. FCC to explain "Simultaneously" when it comes to repeaters in Part 97. 05. National Hurricane Center director joins WX4NHC and its annual test. 06. Astronaut hams are at the International Space Station for repairs...
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Jun 17, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. Hams are on duty as floods and sever weather sweeps across the mid-west. 02. The Firedrake Jammer re-appears on the low bands. 03. The Denver chapter of the Society of Broadcast Engineers is seeking volunteer RF coordinators for the Democratic National Convention. 04. New Jersey RACES team participates in a large scale animal rescue drill. 05. Canada and Mexico will not be switching to digital broadcasting for years. 06. Ride The...
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Jun 16, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #176 for the week begining June 08, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH takes a look at Beepers and Pagers..a technology that doesn't seem to die... Our very own...
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Jun 6, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. FCC's William Cross W3TN says amateur radio is currently flying "Below The Radar" during the FCC Forum at Dayton Hamvention. (Part 1) 02. Riley Hollingsworth addresses FCC Forum at Dayton. 03. Dayton 2008 closes its doors for the 2008 Hamvention. An overview. 04. The American Red Cross responds to ARRL concerns regarding amateur radio volunteer background checks. 05. FCC Cheif Rules Enforcer Riley Hollingsworth plans to...
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Jun 6, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. The ARRL files comments on two matters before the Federal Communications Commission. 02. Amateurs assist in communications as tornados sweep across Colorado. 03. Amateurs assist in communications as wild fires cross a Florida county. 04. When is a repeater a repeater..and when is it something else? 05. The FCC warns amateurs not to ask for re-regulation. 06. A mistake by Industry Canada results in an un-needed petition for rule...
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Jun 1, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. FCC's William Cross W3TN says amateur radio is currently flying "Below The Radar" during the FCC Forum at Dayton Hamvention. (Part 1) 02. Riley Hollingsworth addresses FCC Forum at Dayton. 03. Dayton 2008 closes its doors for the 2008 Hamvention. An overview. 04. The American Red Cross responds to ARRL concerns regarding amateur radio volunteer background checks. 05. FCC Cheif Rules Enforcer Riley Hollingsworth plans to...
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Jun 1, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. Hams around the world are called to action to assist in the wake of the devastating earth quake in China. 02. The ARRL introduces "The Fifth Pillar" at the 2008 Dayton HamVention. 03. The 2008 Dayton Hamvention opens its doors. 04. A court overturns the FCC's rule on cellular tower backup power. 05. Tornados sweep across the central and eastern United States. 06. The Doctor Is In - Answering a question regarding feed...
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Jun 1, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #175 for the week beginning June 01, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH takes a look at how weather service personnel survive in 200+ MPH winds on Mount...
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Jun 1, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #174 for the week beginning May 25, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH takes a look the new breed of easy listening radio. Our resident curmudgeon, Will Rogers,...
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May 18, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. The FCC denies two amateur radio petitions for rulemaking. 02. The FCC is poised to raise Vanity Callsign Fees. Comment period is open. 03. A Canadian amateur, suffering from a concussion, is aboard a crippled sailship circumnavigating the globe. 04. The FCC wants all cellular telephone tower sites to have eight hours of battery back-up. 05. The History Channels "Modern Marvels" to highlight Nikola Tesla. 06. The ARRL is...
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May 18, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. The Spirit of Knoxville IV trans-atlantic balloon lands within sight of Europe. 02. Pennsylvania man receives $4000 fine for unlicensed broadcasting in the Philadelphia area. 03. The FCC fixes typograhical errors in amateur regulations Part 97. 04. Congress seeks information on FCC activities and decisions. 05. Icom set to broadcast from unique World War II army sea fort. (Red Sands) 06. The Empire State Building will exhibit at...
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May 18, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. Author/Visionary Arthur C. Clarke becomes a silent key at the age of 90. 02. Arthur C. Clarke first envisioned geostationary satellites in 1945. 03. ARRL announces new Field Day Station Locator service on the internet. 04. KFI radio (Los Angeles) looses their new tower to failure. 05. An Isreali mathematician unravels puzzle that baffled scientists for years 06. Hams are on hand as tornados sweep through Atlanta, Georgia. 07....
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May 18, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. The FCC fines CB Shop and More in Colorado for selling non-certified Citizens Band transceivers. 02. WIAW to celebrate World Amateur Radio Day as NU1AW. 03. Washington State invites its resident amateurs to join its new Amber Alert system. 04. The Space Shuttle Endeavour closes its mission to the International Space Station with a safe landing at Kennedy Space Center. 05. An amateur radio satellite is utilized for passing emergency...
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May 18, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. Ham radio to the rescue where cellphones don't work. A ham radio rescue in the Utah canyons. 02. Fourteenth annual AES SuperFest in Wisconsin is a huge success. 03. Repeater operators in the U.K. are receiving interference from legal unlicensed devices. 04. The FCC issues a $17,000 fine to a Bronx, New York man for operation of an illegal FM broadcast station on 106.3mHz. 05. A QSL card finds its way home to the original sender...
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May 18, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. The new California hands-free mobile telephone law may have an impact on users of two way radios including amateurs. 02. The Dayton HamVention announces its 2008 award winners. 03. Quatar's Al Jazeera Television airs a special on amateur radio. 04. The FCC tells a Missouri amateur to stay off requested local repeaters. 05. The FCC tells a New York Amateur he has to obey the requests of repeater control operators. 06. Kansas becomes...
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May 17, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. Amateur radio operators and Coast Guards work together for sea rescue. 02. QST Contributing Editor H.Ward Silver, N0AX is named Ham Of the Year. 03. Amateur radio is well represented at National Hurricane Conference 2008. 04. Amateurs in Australia receive interference from cheap HT radios. 05. Congress wonders why no one bid on the new Emergency Communications frequencies in the latest spectrum auction. 06. A Michigan CB'er is...
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May 17, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. Court finds FCC violated Administrative Procedure Act in its BPL decision 02. The FCC plans to web cast its Emergency Alert System planning summit coming up in May. 03. The 2008 Dayton Hamvention may be hampered by road construction around the local area. 04. ARRL posts rule changes for the 2008 Field Day activities. 05. Intruders appear on the UHF/VHF bands in Melbourne, Australia. 06. ARRL decides to drop classified ads from its...
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May 17, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. The FCC denies Utah Motorsport Park the use of Amateur Radio frequencies. 02. A Dallas newspaper is reporting BPL plans in that city are dead. 03. Hams respond as a large series of earhquakes hit the Reno, Nevada, area. 04. Tornados ravage eastern Virginia, and hams provide vital communications. 05. Ten new amateur radio satellites are now in orbit. 06. Japanese amateurs recieve extended privileges on the 75 and 80 meter band. 07....
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May 17, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #173 for the week beginning May 18, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH takes a look the reliability of information storage technology over the years. Our very own...
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May 17, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #163 for the week begining March 09, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH, takes a look at just what part of the spectrum UFO's may be listening to. Our resident...
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May 17, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #164 for the week begining March 16, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH, takes a look at a mysterious television station. Our resident amateur radio historian Bill...
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May 17, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #170 for the week beginning April 27, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH takes a look at Internet Black Holes. Our very own amateur radio historian, Bill...
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May 17, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #172 for the week beginning May 11, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH takes a look at why we love and hate our communications devices. Our very own amateur radio...
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May 17, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #169 for the week beginning April 20, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH takes a listen to a long lost radio station called "The Big Seven". Our very own...
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May 17, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #168 for the week beginning April 13, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH takes a look at even more Dead Media. Our very own amateur radio historian, Bill...
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May 16, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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!! HELP WANTED !! This Week in Amateur Radio has an immediate opening for three news anchors. Have your friends on the air ever told you that you have "a voice for radio"? Well, let TWIAR help set the frustrated broadcaster in you free! Our volunteer news anchor position will put you on the air and in the forefront of North Americas premier ham radio news service. Your voice will be heard on over 150 repeater systems nationwide and worldwide on international shortwave broadcast and...
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May 5, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. The FCC denies multiple petitions to reinstate the morse code testing requirements. 02. The Maryland Supreme Court refuses to hear amateur radio antenna case. 03. Spratley Islands will be on the air this month. 04. Recent FCC amateur radio and related enforcement actions. 05. FCC Government privacy policies lead to freedom of speech blogs and sites. 06. The ARRL's Antenna Expert plans to retire. 07. Wisconsin amateurs help save the...
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May 5, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #167 for the week begining April 06, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH brings us W2XOY's amateur radio tale, "The Story of Reginald". Our very own...
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May 5, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #166 for the week begining March 30, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH, takes a look at one hams obsession with "time". Our very own eye on the sun,...
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May 5, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #165 has been released. The program in now available at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH, goes below the molecules to tell us all about Non-Directional Aircraft Beacons, on another edition of The Random Access File. Our own...
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May 5, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. The FCC Denies two petitions to bring back morse code testing. 02. The ARRL, FCC, and Department of Defense review new developments in PAVE PAWS military radar interference mitigation. 03. A packet radio group in Australia calls it quits. 04. The State of Tennessee activates ARMY MARS when severe weather hits. 05. Ducie Island, VP6DX, making contacts and breaking DX records. 06. TX5C DXpedition to Clipperton Island to be live...
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May 5, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition: 01. Astronauts work on Columbus module on the ISS - Install new ARISS antenna. 02. A California amateur may face an FCC Administrative Law Judge. 03. New Australian regulations now permit D-STAR Digital Voice dongel ops. 04. TWIAR International is moving to Sundays at 4pm eastern Feb.24 on WBCQ. 05. Severe weather activates amateurs across the southeastern United States. 06. Australia unveils its new "Arrive & Operate"...
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Apr 22, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #164 for the week begining March 16, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH, takes a look at a mysterious television station. Our resident amateur radio historian Bill...
Topics: Amateur Radio, Ham Radio, Communications, Broadcast, Shortwave, AM, FM, SSB, CW, FCC, NASA, ISS,...
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Mar 22, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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Stories covered and special features in This Weeks edition:01. Kosovo, ham radio, and DXCC. What's the story?02. Southeast Repeater Association announces band plan for 2 meter and 70cm digital voice repeater systems.03. Utah VHF Society publishes paper on D-STAR channel spacing.04. The 2008 ARRL web page goes live.05. Kansas amateurs work hard to try to obtain a state antenna law.06. The FCC tells a Texas amateur to obey repeater trustees and stay off their repeater systems.07. Comcast goes...
Topics: Amateur Radio, Ham Radio, Communications, Broadcast, Shortwave, AM, FM, SSB, CW, FCC, NASA, ISS,...
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Mar 22, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #163 for the week begining March 09, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH, takes a look at just what part of the spectrum UFO's may be listening to. Our resident...
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Mar 15, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #163 for the week begining March 09, 2008, has been released. The program will be available shortly at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH, takes a look at just what part of the spectrum UFO's may be listening to. Our resident...
Topics: Amateur Radio, Ham Radio, Communications, Broadcast, Shortwave, AM, FM, SSB, CW, FCC, NASA, ISS,...
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Mar 15, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #162 has been released. The program in now available at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH, takes a look back in time to investigate something called "StratoVision". Steve Nichols, G0KYA, will have his monthly update on...
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Mar 15, 2008 George Bowen, W2XBS
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This Week in Amateur Radio International (TWIARi) Edition #161 has been released. The program will be available at our web site at www.twiar.org for direct download, or via podcast/RSS subscription. Program highlights include all the latest amateur radio news headlines, and this weeks special features: "The Random Access File" with Bill Baran, N2FNH and crew, take a look at a new postulate. "The Process Is More Important Than The Result." And, "More Musings" with...
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